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Sparks, Asa U.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 35, credited to Dover, VT
Unit(s): 34th MA INF
Service: enl, Colrain, MA, 12/10/63, Pvt, Co. D, 34th MA INF, kia, 6/5/64, near Piedmont, VA (gsw)

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VITALS

Birth: 06/30/1826, Dover, VT
Death: 06/05/1864

Burial: Buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
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Findagrave Memorial #: 0
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MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Caroline E., 9/10/1864
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None.

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BURIAL:

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Killed in action near Piedmont, VA

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Obituary

Local Notes and Gossip - The body of Mrs. Caroline E. Sparks, 80, who died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. W. H. Donelson in Colrain, Mass., Friday, was brought to Brattleboro Monday for burial in Prospect Hill cemetery. Mrs. Sparks was a former resident of Brattleboro, going to Colrain about 30 years ago. She was the widow of Asa U. Sparks, who was killed while serving in the Union army during the War of the Rebellion. Mr. and Mrs. Donelson accompanied the body to Brattleboro.

Source: Windham County Reformer, April 7, 1905
Courtesy of Gail Lynde

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